4,084 ft / 1,245 m

#49 in New York

#33,895 in United States


197 ft / 60 m

#412 in New York

#7,899 in United States


97 summits

#56 in New York

#189 in United States

Top climbing months

June   19%

September  19%

August   18%

Most climbed route

Herd path from Macomb


  • Carson Peak (formerly known as South Dix) is an ADK 46er in the High Peaks Wilderness of the Adirondack Park, New York.
  • The mountain is part of the Dix Range.
  • The name was recently changed to Carson Peak after Russell M.L. Carson (1884Ð1961), author of Peaks and People of the Adirondacks.
  • South Dix is flanked to the northeast by Grace Peak (formerly known as East Dix), to the northwest by Hough Peak, and to the southwest by Macomb Mountain.